How Much Did Stalin Know?

Truman and Stalin

By Micheal D. Gordin

On July 16, a day before Terminal began, scientists working for the Manhattan Project had detonated the world’s first atomic explosion in the desert outside Alamogordo, New Mexico: Operation Trinity. Atop a hundred- foot- tall tower, … Read the article

The Court Martial of Jackie Robinson

By Callie Oettinger

Dodger President and general manager Branch Rickey needed:

A man of principle. A moral man… I had to get a man who could carry the burden on the field. I needed a man to carry the badge … Read the article